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interstellar

Interstellar technology throws light on spinning black holes

The visual effects team from Christopher Nolan’s epic, Interstellar, have provided new insights into the powerful effects of black holes.

lightning

High-speed solar winds increase lightning strikes on Earth

New evidence suggests that lightning on Earth is triggered not only by cosmic rays from space, but also by energetic particles from the Sun.

astronomy

Astronomy Image Explorer launched

IOP Publishing and the American Astronomical Society are pleased to announce the launch of the Astronomy Image Explorer.

roboclam

"RoboClam" hits new depths as robotic digger

A digging robot inspired by the unique mechanisms employed by the Atlantic razor clam has been created by a group of researchers in the US.

materials science

IOP Publishing expands materials science publishing programme

We are pleased to announce the addition of three new materials research titles to our journal publishing programme.

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Physics in Medicine & Biology Citations Prize

Congratulations to Andreas Christ et al.

Physics in Medicine & Biology Roberts Prize

Congratulations to Costas Arvanitis et al.

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3D of snake skin pattern on steel pin

Friction reduction breakthrough is no snake oil

Snake skin inspired surfaces smash records, providing an astonishing 40% friction reduction in tests of high performance materials.

01 July 2015Bristol, UK
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Congratulations to the 2015 ABSW IOP Student Science Publication Award winners

IOP Publishing and the Institute of Physics congratulate the winners of the IOP Student Science Publication Award, announced at last night's Association of British Science Writers' (ABSW) Awards Ceremony.

26 Jun 2015London, UK
Left to right: Jeff Bond, Sharice Collins, Kathleen Lehman

Sharice Collins awarded 2015 PAM Achievement Award

The PAM Division of the Special Libraries Association (SLA) has chosen Sharice Collins, IOP Publishing's Vice President of Marketing, as the recipient of their annual Achievement Award.

24 Jun 2015Boston, MA, USA

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Making it easier for researchers to access scientific, technical and medical journals content. More >

IOP Conference Series

Fast, versatile and effective proceedings publication service for your conference. More >

cerncourier.com

CERN Courier is the International journal of high-energy physics. More >

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A range of opportunities for jobseekers with backgrounds in physics or engineering. More >

physicsworld.com

News, views and information for the global physics community. More >

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